Indian Geography MCQ GK Questions with Answers

Indian Geography Multiple Choice Question (MCQ) Quiz and GK for State PSC, WBCS, SSC, NDA, CDA, UPPSC and UPSC Civil Services Examinations. Objective Questions on all over Indian Geography for competitive examinations.

Indian Geography MCQ Questions

1. The Great Boundary Fault lies in the state of:
(A) Gujarat and Rajasthan
(B) Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand
(C) Jammu & Kashmir and Himachal Pradesh
(D) Jammu & Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh

Ans: A

2. The Main Boundary Fault separates:
(a) The Karakoram from the Greater Himalayas
(b) The Greater Himalayas from the lesser Himalayas
(c) The Lesser Himalayas from the Shiwalik
(d) The Shiwalik from the Great Plains of India

Ans: C

3. Which one of the following mountain peaks is not correctly matched?
(a) Amarkantak – Madhya Pradesh
(b) Dunagiri – Utarakahand
(c) Kylas – Meghalaya
(d) Nilgiri – Orissa

Ans: A

4. Which one of the following statements is not correct?
(a) K²is the highest peak in India
(b) Jog waterfall is the highest waterfall in India
(c) Cherrapunji is the wettest place in India
(d) Deccan Plateau is the largest plateau of India

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5. Which one of the following statements is not correct?
(a) Gujarat has the longest coastline in India.
(b) Indira Gandhi Canal is the longest canal in India.
(c) Kaharbude is the longest tunnel in India.
(d) Kovalam is the longest sea-beach in India

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6. Which one of the following is not correctly matched?
(a) Kangra earthquake – 1934
(b) Moyna earthquake – 1967
(c) Latur earthquake – 1993
(d) Shillong earthquake – 1897

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7. Which one of the following is an example of epigenetic (discordant) drainage?
(a) Chenab
(b) Chambal
(c) Narmada
(d) Sabarmati

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8. Which one of the following is not correctly matched?
(a) Jodh Ganga – Alaknanda
(b) Penganga – Godavari
(c) Parbati – Chambal
(d) Purna – Tapi

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9. Which one of the following rivers is shortest in length?
(a) Chambal
(b) Damodar
(c) Gandak
(d) Kaveri

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10. Which one of the following is not correctly matched?
(a) Barkana waterfall lies in the Shimoga District of Karnataka.
(b) Dudama waterfall lies in the Koraput District of Odisha.
(c) Kiliyur waterfalls lie in the Nilgiri (Tamil Nadu).
(d) Lodh Waterfalls lies in Jharkhand.

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11. Which one of the following is not correctly matched?
(a) Hathmati — Mahi River
(b) Matatila — Betwa River
(c) Nagarjuna-Sagar — Krishna River
(d) Ukai Project — Tapi River

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12. “The Indian Monsoon is extended land breeze and sea breeze.” This statement is related to:
(a) Flohn
(b) Halley
(c) Koteshwaram
(d) Walker

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13. Who among the following scholars did not delineate ‘the climatic regions of India’?
(a) Blandford, H.E
(b) Coppack, J
(c) Spate, O.H.K
(d) Singh, R.L

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14. The Floristic Regions of India were delineated by:
(a) Calder, C.C
(b) Chatterji, S.P
(c) Johnson, B.L.C
(d) Subramanyam V.P

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15. Which set of the following biosphere reserves is included in the World Network of Biosphere Reserves?
(a) Gulf of Mannar, Kanchenjunga, Nokrek and Seshachalam
(b) Nilgiri, Nokrek, Panchmarhi and Seshachalam
(c) Nilgiri, Nokrek, Panchmarhi and Panna
(d) Gulf of Mannar, Nokrek, Panchmarhi and Simlipal

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16. Which one of the following National parks is not correctly matched?
(a) Balpakhran – Meghalaya
(b) Bhagwan Mahavir – Bihar
(c) Guindy – Tamil Nadu
(d) Molem – Goa

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17. The largest percentage of forest area in India is in which of the following regions?
(a) Eastern Ghats
(b) Himalayan Region
(c) Peninsular Plateau
(d) Western Ghats

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18. The Western Ghats was included in the UNESCO World Heritage List in:
(a) 2010
(b) 2011
(c) 2012
(d) 2013

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19. Which one of the following states has the highest percentage of the forest area?
(a) Arunachal Pradesh
(b) Mizoram
(c) Nagaland
(d) Tripura

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20. Which one of the following states has the largest area under forest?
(a) Arunachal Pradesh
(b) Chhattisgarh
(c) Karnataka
(d) Madhya Pradesh

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